Sketches Depict The Human Side Of Political Protest
Line drawings show the Gezi protestors' living conditions in Turkey.
The anti-government protests in Gezi Park earlier this month had people sleeping in make-shift tents and collapsible beds in the park. During times of difficulty, the people of Istanbul rallied to put togther temporary structures for Gezi’s protestors and one non-profit organization, Architecture for All (Herkes Icin Mimarlik), captured Gezi’s atmosphere and living conditions in the basic line drawings.
The drawings are all collected and posted on a Tumblr blog called #OccupyGezi Architecture. Yelta Kom, on of the co-founders of the NGO comments on their goal of documenting the architecture,